EXTRACTION LINE PANEL PROCEDURES FOR C-17 GLOBEMASTER III 0016 00
STOWING THE 140-FOOT THREE LOOP EXTRACTION LINE TO THE EXTRACTION
LINE PANEL WITH EXTRACTION BRIDLE ATTACHED
Figure 12. Temporary Handling Tie.
h. Fold and secure running ends of extraction line to carrying handles using a suitable length of type
I, ¼-inch cotton webbing.
i. Attach a data tag to completed Extraction Line Bag. Data tag will identify the person who stowed
it, date stowed, length, and the number of loops.
5. Secure Parachute.
a. Place a single 22-foot extraction parachute on top of Extraction Line Bag, centered, with parachute
deployment bag V-rings facing up.
b. Align parachute deployment bag bridle with edge of bridle end on Extraction Line Bag.
c. Cut four 36-inch lengths of type I, ¼-inch cotton webbing, fold in half, and girth-hitch a length to
each bottom-securing loop on parachute deployment bag.
d. Pass the running ends of each tie through carrying handle of top Extraction Line Panel. Secure
each tie to the bottom-carrying handles with alternating half-hitches (figure 13).
95 IN Bag Closing Tie
(Temporary Handling Tie)
10 IN Closing Tie
(3 EA Side)